Orbit Audio

"Extraordinary Seattle Recording Studio"

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Studio A Equipment

  • Console
    • SSL 4056 G/G+

      SSL 4056 G/G+

  • DAW
    • Avid Pro Tools 12 HD

      Avid Pro Tools 12 HD

    • Avid HDX

      Avid HDX

    • AVID HD I/O 8 ins 16 outs

      AVID HD I/O 8 ins 16 outs

    • Burl B80 Mothership 16x32 Converter

      Burl B80 Mothership 16x32 Converter

    • Digidesign Sync I/O

      Digidesign Sync I/O

  • Monitoring
    • Yamaha NS10 Monitors

      Yamaha NS10 Monitors

    • Focal Twin6 Be 3 Way Studio Monitors

      Focal Twin6 Be 3 Way Studio Monitors

    • ADAM Audio S3X-H Active Studio Monitors

      ADAM Audio S3X-H Active Studio Monitors

    • JBL LSR305 Monitors

      JBL LSR305 Monitors

    • Audio Control 30-band Realtime Spectrum Analyzer

      Audio Control 30-band Realtime Spectrum Analyzer

  • Multitrack Recorders
    • Ampex ATR 102 1/2" 2 Track Tape Recorder

      Ampex ATR 102 1/2" 2 Track Tape Recorder

    • Otari MX 5050 1/4" Reel-to-Reel Tape Recorder

      Otari MX 5050 1/4" Reel-to-Reel Tape Recorder

    • Studer A800 2" 24 Track Tape Recorder

      Studer A800 2" 24 Track Tape Recorder

  • Mic Pres and Equalisation
    • API 560B Graphic EQ (x2)

      API 560B Graphic EQ

      Originally conceived for use in API consoles of the '60s and '70s, the 560B is a unique device designed to accomplish tasks that no other EQ can. Extremely fast to set and reset using accurate zero detents, the curve shaping potential of the 560B remains unmatched.

    • Ampex 351 Tube Mic Preamp

      Ampex 351 Tube Mic Preamp

    • Neve 1073 Vintage Original Mic Preamp (x4)

      Neve 1073 Vintage Original Mic Preamp

    • Pultec EQP-1 EQ

      Pultec EQP-1 EQ

    • UTA MPDI 4 Channel Mic Preamp (x4)

      UTA MPDI 4 Channel Mic Preamp

    • UTA MPEQ-1 Mic Preamp (x6)

      UTA MPEQ-1 Mic Preamp

  • Dynamics
    • Chandler Limited TG1 Stereo Compressor Abbey Road Special Edition

      Chandler Limited TG1 Stereo Compressor Abbey Road Special Edition

    • DBX 160 Compressor/Limiter (x2)

      DBX 160 Compressor/Limiter

    • DBX 162 Stereo Compressor/Limiter

      DBX 162 Stereo Compressor/Limiter

    • DBX 903 Compressor/Limiter (x2)

      DBX 903 Compressor/Limiter

    • Empirical Labs EL8-X Distressor Compressor/Limiter

      Empirical Labs EL8-X Distressor Compressor/Limiter

    • Empirical Labs EL8-XS Distressor Compressor/Limiter (x2)

      Empirical Labs EL8-XS Distressor Compressor/Limiter

    • Inward Connections Vac Rac TSL-3 Limiter

      Inward Connections Vac Rac TSL-3 Limiter

    • Retro 176 Limiting Amplifier

      Retro 176 Limiting Amplifier

    • Retro Sta-Level Tube Compressor

      Retro Sta-Level Tube Compressor

    • UTA UnFairchild 670 Compressor

      UTA UnFairchild 670 Compressor

    • Urei 1176 Compressor (x2)

      Urei 1176 Compressor

  • Reverbs
    • DIY 4x8' Plate Reverb

      DIY 4x8' Plate Reverb

    • Lexicon 480L Digital Effects System

      Lexicon 480L Digital Effects System

      Usually seen sitting on top of the console in many studios, the 480L reverb was released in 1986. Lexicon are considered to be the pioneers of digital reverb, so you can expect some excellent sounds from this unit.

    • Master Room XL-305 Spring Reverb

      Master Room XL-305 Spring Reverb

  • Delays and FX Processors
    • Deltatab Effectron Digital Delay

      Deltatab Effectron Digital Delay

    • Lexicon PCM 42 Digital Delay Processor (x2)

      Lexicon PCM 42 Digital Delay Processor

  • Microphones
    • Wunder Audio CM7 Tube

      Wunder Audio CM7 Tube

    • AEA KU4 Ribbon

      AEA KU4 Ribbon

    • AKG C 414 B-ULS (x2)

      AKG C 414 B-ULS

      The C414 B-ULS is THE reference microphone for almost all comparative microphone tests and one of the most used condenser microphones in the world. It is the microphone of choice for miking up vocals, grand pianos, percussions, and any other sound sources with complex waveforms. A gold-sputtered 1-inch dual-diaphragm and Ultra Linear Series electronics combine to provide an extremely smooth frequency response.

    • AKG D 112

      AKG D 112

    • AKG D 12

      AKG D 12

      AKG's classic mic. It brings the full solid thud sound which was very popular with drummers in the 50's.

    • Advanced Audio 251 Tube

      Advanced Audio 251 Tube

    • Beyer Dynamic BD 201 N

      Beyer Dynamic BD 201 N

    • Coles 4038 Ribbon (x2)

      Coles 4038 Ribbon

    • Electrovoice RE 20

      Electrovoice RE 20

      The RE20 dynamic cardioid microphone is truly an industry standard, a firm favorite among broadcasters and sound engineers worldwide. Its popularity also extends into music production as a premium grade instrument microphone. Its Variable-D design and heavy-duty internal pop filter excel for close-in voice work, while an internal element shock-mount reduces vibration-induced noise.

    • Josephson E22 Condenser

      Josephson E22 Condenser

    • Neumann KM 84 (x2)

      Neumann KM 84

    • Neumann M 582 Tube (x2)

      Neumann M 582 Tube

    • Neumann U 47 FET

      Neumann U 47 FET

      he U 47 fet is an essential contributor to the 1960s and 1970s. As a secret weapon for recording producers eager to experiment, it was not only a top microphone for soloists, but also decisively affected the spatial dimension of the sound and the tonal depth of countless productions.

    • Neumann U 87 Ai (x2)

      Neumann U 87 Ai

      The U 87 Ai condenser microphone is a large diaphragm microphone with three polar patterns and a unique frequency and transient response characteristic. Users recognize the microphone immediately by its distinctive design. It is a good choice for most general purpose applications in studios, for broadcasting, film and television.

    • Neumann U 89

      Neumann U 89

    • Neumann U47 tube

      Neumann U47 tube

    • Royer R-122 Ribbon

      Royer R-122 Ribbon

    • SE Electronics SE3 (x2)

      SE Electronics SE3

    • Sennheiser 421 (x4)

      Sennheiser 421

    • Sennheiser 441 (x2)

      Sennheiser 441

    • Shure Beta 52

      Shure Beta 52

    • Shure SM 57 (x4)

      Shure SM 57

    • Shure SM 58 (x3)

      Shure SM 58

    • Shure SM7

      Shure SM7

  • Backline
    • Ampeg 4x12 Cabinet

      Ampeg 4x12 Cabinet

    • Ampeg SVT-CL Classic Bass Amplifier

      Ampeg SVT-CL Classic Bass Amplifier

    • Marshall JCM 800 Head

      Marshall JCM 800 Head

    • Fender Quad 4x12

      Fender Quad 4x12

    • Fender Deluxe 1960's

      Fender Deluxe 1960's

    • Marshall 1960 4x12

      Marshall 1960 4x12

    • Marshall JMP 50 Watt Combo

      Marshall JMP 50 Watt Combo

    • Peavey 5150 Head

      Peavey 5150 Head

    • Swart Space Tone Tremolo 15 Watt Combo

      Swart Space Tone Tremolo 15 Watt Combo

    • VOX AC30

      VOX AC30

  • Keyboards
    • Hohner Melodica

      Hohner Melodica

    • Clavia Nord Lead

      Clavia Nord Lead

    • Hammond A100 (B3) Organ With Leslie

      Hammond A100 (B3) Organ With Leslie

    • Hohner Clavinet D6

      Hohner Clavinet D6

    • Leslie 122 Speaker Cabinet

      Leslie 122 Speaker Cabinet

    • Vox Jaguar

      Vox Jaguar

    • Wurlitzer 200A

      Wurlitzer 200A

    • Mehlin and Sons Grand Piano

      Mehlin and Sons Grand Piano

  • Synthesisers and Drum machines
    • Critter & Guitari Pocket Piano

      Critter & Guitari Pocket Piano

    • Dewanatron Swarmatron

      Dewanatron Swarmatron

    • Korg Monotron

      Korg Monotron

    • Raagini Electric Sitar Box

      Raagini Electric Sitar Box

    • Roland TR-707

      Roland TR-707

    • Roland Juno 106

      Roland Juno 106

    • Sequential Circuits Prophet 600

      Sequential Circuits Prophet 600

    • Sound Transform System SERGE Animate

      Sound Transform System SERGE Animate

    • Therevox 4.3

      Therevox 4.3

  • Plug-Ins
    • Antares Auto-Tune 7

      Antares Auto-Tune 7

    • Izotope RX 5

      Izotope RX 5

    • Massey DRT Drum Replacement Tool

      Massey DRT Drum Replacement Tool

    • Massey De:Esser

      Massey De:Esser

    • Massey L2007 Mastering Limiter

      Massey L2007 Mastering Limiter

    • Celemony Melodyne 4 Studio

      Celemony Melodyne 4 Studio

    • Native Instruments Kontakt 5

      Native Instruments Kontakt 5

    • Roxio Toast Titanium 9

      Roxio Toast Titanium 9

    • Soundtoys Crystallizer

      Soundtoys Crystallizer

    • Soundtoys Decapitator

      Soundtoys Decapitator

    • Soundtoys Devil-Loc

      Soundtoys Devil-Loc

    • Soundtoys Devil-Loc Deluxe

      Soundtoys Devil-Loc Deluxe

    • Soundtoys EchoBoy

      Soundtoys EchoBoy

    • Soundtoys Effects Rack 5

      Soundtoys Effects Rack 5

    • Soundtoys FilterFreak

      Soundtoys FilterFreak

    • Soundtoys Little AlterBoy

      Soundtoys Little AlterBoy

    • Soundtoys Little Devil-Loc

      Soundtoys Little Devil-Loc

    • Soundtoys Little MicroShift

      Soundtoys Little MicroShift

    • Soundtoys Little PrimalTap

      Soundtoys Little PrimalTap

    • Soundtoys Little Radiator

      Soundtoys Little Radiator

    • Soundtoys MicroShift

      Soundtoys MicroShift

    • Soundtoys PhaseMistress

      Soundtoys PhaseMistress

    • Soundtoys PitchBlender

      Soundtoys PitchBlender

    • Soundtoys PurePitch

      Soundtoys PurePitch

    • Soundtoys Radiator

      Soundtoys Radiator

    • Soundtoys Sie-Q EQ

      Soundtoys Sie-Q EQ

    • Soundtoys Soundtoys 5

      Soundtoys Soundtoys 5

      Saturate, compress and distort with Decapitator, Radiator, and Devil-Loc. Get a virtual history of echo and delay hardware with EchoBoy and PrimalTap. Transform your vocals with Little AlterBoy. Recreate classic studio pitch, chorus and widening effects with Crystallizer and MicroShift. Take modulation to new levels with the beat-synced rhythmic effects of PanMan, Tremolator, FilterFreak, and PhaseMistress.

    • Soundtoys Tremolator

      Soundtoys Tremolator

    • UAD Fairchild 660

      UAD Fairchild 660

    • UAD Neve 1073SE EQ

      UAD Neve 1073SE EQ

    • UAD 1176 classic limiter collection

      UAD 1176 classic limiter collection

    • UAD AKG BX 20 Spring Reverb

      UAD AKG BX 20 Spring Reverb

    • UAD EMT 140

      UAD EMT 140

    • UAD Fairchild Tube Limiter Collection

      UAD Fairchild Tube Limiter Collection

    • UAD Galaxy Tape Echo

      UAD Galaxy Tape Echo

    • UAD LA2A

      UAD LA2A

    • UAD Pultec EQP-1A

      UAD Pultec EQP-1A

    • UAD Pultec HLF-3C

      UAD Pultec HLF-3C

    • UAD Pultec MEQ-5

      UAD Pultec MEQ-5

    • UAD Pultec Passive EQ Collection

      UAD Pultec Passive EQ Collection

    • iZotope Ozone 7

      iZotope Ozone 7